The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Woking with a requirement for Software Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Testing
Surrey / Woking
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 53 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 -  
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Woking 0.43% 1.60% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 1.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Median salary £80,000 £33,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +137.03% -  
UK excluding London median salary £35,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.14% -  

Software Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Woking with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Woking
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 185 319 268
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 80.09% 85.29% 80.97%
Number of salaries quoted 150 279 260
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Woking citing Software Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Testing in Woking

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Woking

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing in Woking.

Salary trend for Software Testing in Woking

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Software Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Woking region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) PMP
4 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (20.00%) CICS
4 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (20.00%) REXX
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) zOS
4 1 (20.00%) RACF
4 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management

Software Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Financial Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) QA Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# GUI Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (20.00%) GUI Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Developer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) ODBC
1 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematical Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) COBOL
3 1 (20.00%) REXX
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
1 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) ACF2
1 1 (20.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
Woking, Surrey
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